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Clean the air in your home

How to … clean the air in your home naturally

Clean the air in your home

When we think of a clean and hygienic home, few of us think of air ...

How to use these eight super foods

How to … use these eight super foods

How to use these eight super foods

Many of us know that we should be eating more super foods, but few of ...

What to say to a grieving person

Avoid saying the wrong thing to someone grieving

What to say to a grieving person

No one wants to say the wrong thing to a person in grief, but we ...

Reduce food waste and save money

Nine simple ways to reduce food waste and save money

Reduce food waste and save money

Food waste costs the average Australian household $3800 each year.

Choosing a companion dog

How to choose the companion dog for you

Choosing a companion dog

When looking for the perfect dog for you, it’s important to consider a few things. ...

How to reduce your plastic waste

How to reduce your plastic waste and save the planet

How to reduce your plastic waste

As a consumer and voter there’s more you can do to save the planet than ...

Seven ways to soothe a sore throat

How to soothe a sore throat

Seven ways to soothe a sore throat

Seven simple ways to soothe your sore throat this winter.

How to use favourite memories to be happy

How to use your favourite memories to feel positive

How to use favourite memories to be happy

We can use our favourite memories and strongest relationships to feel happier.

How to soothe dry eyes

How to soothe dry eyes

How to soothe dry eyes

Symptoms aren’t just irritating – if left untreated they may harm your eyesight.

How to kick the clutter habit

How to … cut the clutter out of your life and home

How to kick the clutter habit

Whether you’re downsizing or looking to make extra space, here is our guide to minimising ...

How to clean tricky household items

How to … clean nine tricky household items

How to clean tricky household items

How to clean nine of the trickiest household items. It’s easier than you might think. ...

How to … get rid of rodent guests

How to … humanely get rid of rodent house guests

How to … get rid of rodent guests

Unwanted house guests often fail to please us, especially when they come in rodent form.

How to sleep on a plane

How to … sleep well on a plane

How to sleep on a plane

Getting enough sleep on a plane flight is both hard and essential. Here’s how to ...

How to disinfect your plane seat

How to disinfect your plane seat

How to disinfect your plane seat

Here’s how to disinfect your plane seat and defend yourself against the flight-flu.

How to … get fit without exercising

How to … get fit without exercising

How to … get fit without exercising

Exercise-free fitness … it’s more realistic than you think with these achievable daily changes.

How to make your feet feel and look their best

How to … keep your feet looking and feeling their best

How to make your feet feel and look their best

As we mature, our feet require more maintenance to keep them healthy and happy. Here’s ...

What is ankylosing spondylitis?

What is ankylosing spondylitis?

What is ankylosing spondylitis?

Do you have the signs and symptoms of this incurable autoimmune disease?

How to keep your liver happy

How to keep your liver happy

How to keep your liver happy

What do a happy liver and safe sex have in common? Here are eight healthy ...

How to … clean your dishwasher

How to … clean your dishwasher

How to … clean your dishwasher

Here’s an easy, affordable and chemical free way to clean your dishwasher.

Recover from a bad night’s sleep

Recover from a bad night’s sleep

Recover from a bad night’s sleep

Here’s how to fight the fatigue after a bad night’s sleep and not fall back ...

How to take care of your leather

How to take care of your leather

How to take care of your leather

How to make your leather goods retain their value and condition for over fifty years.

Banish spiders from the house

Banish spiders from the house

Banish spiders from the house

Don’t want to whip out the toxic chemicals? Here are our tips to keep spiders ...

How to … naturally boost testosterone

How to … naturally boost testosterone

How to … naturally boost testosterone

Try these 12 natural ways of combatting falling testosterone levels

Get rid of age spots – naturally

Get rid of age spots – naturally

Get rid of age spots – naturally

Try these eight homemade solutions to fade or remove age spots on the skin.

How to … carve perfect ham on a bone

How to … carve perfect ham on a bone

How to … carve perfect ham on a bone

Want to make your Christmas ham look delectable? Then carve it this way.

Fight wrinkles without face cream

Fight wrinkles without face cream

Fight wrinkles without face cream

This fountain of youth practice will erase years off your face.

Get cracking with DIY bonbons

Get cracking with DIY bonbons

Get cracking with DIY bonbons

Make Christmas more meaningful with handmade versions of mass-produced bonbons.

How to … make a lavender sachet

How to … make a lavender sachet

How to … make a lavender sachet

Freshen up the sock drawer or make some Christmas gifts for friends.

How to make cut flowers last longer

How to make cut flowers last longer

How to make cut flowers last longer

Here are a few flower-care tips and tricks to extend the life of your posy.

How to … banish telemarketers

How to … banish telemarketers

How to … banish telemarketers

Annoying, unsolicited phone calls can be stopped. Here’s how.

How to … make eight simple face masks

How to … make eight simple face masks

How to … make eight simple face masks

Why spend a small fortune on a face mask when you can effortlessly make your ...

Say goodbye to sugar

Say goodbye to sugar

Say goodbye to sugar

You can still cater for sweet-tooths by substituting with these natural products.

How to … grow edible flowers

How to … grow edible flowers

How to … grow edible flowers

Add sophistication to your dishes with these tasty blooms.

Get rid of unwanted facial hair

Get rid of unwanted facial hair

Get rid of unwanted facial hair

When facial hair starts getting thicker or darker, you might want to take action.

Apply your makeup to look younger

Apply your makeup to look younger

Apply your makeup to look younger

Makeup has the power to transform. We show you how to wind back the clock.

How to care for your knives

How to care for your knives

How to care for your knives

Knives are important utensils in the kitchen, but once they’re blunt, they’re pointless.

Brewed to a tea

How to … brew the perfect cuppa

Brewed to a tea

There’s more to turning tea leaves into a top pot than you might have thought. ...

Do you know your email etiquette?

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Do you know your email etiquette?

Email may be the easiest way to communicate with others, but unless you know ...

Stop a program opening on startup

Stop a program opening on startup

Stop a program opening on startup

Drew explains how to stop specific programs from loading when your computer turns on.

How to find the cheapest flights

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How to find the cheapest flights

Finding cheap flights can be tricky if you don’t know where to begin your search.

Using your smartphone to navigate

Using your smartphone to navigate

Using your smartphone to navigate

This quick video will show you how you can simply and safely use your smartphone ...

Creating folders on Android devices

Creating folders on Android devices

Creating folders on Android devices

Anne shows you how to create folders on your Android device.

Make your own travel first aid kit

A DIY first aid kit on a table along with its contents

Make your own travel first aid kit

Save money by making your own travel first aid kit to take away with you.

How to plan your retirement

How to plan your retirement

How to plan your retirement

Retirement has changed and, in fact, will continue to do so for many years to ...

Five handy Facebook features

Five handy Facebook features

Five handy Facebook features

Improve your Facebook experience with these handy little-known features.

Slo-Mo video on your iPhone

Slo-Mo video on your iPhone

Slo-Mo video on your iPhone

We show you how to capture slow-motion video on your iPhone.

YourLifeChoices simplifying technology series

YourLifeChoices simplifying technology series

YourLifeChoices simplifying technology series

Anne Rady will help you to make the most of your technology.

How to clean your oven

How to clean your oven

How to clean your oven

Learn how to give your oven a thorough clean with this video.

How to change a flat tyre

How to change a flat tyre

How to change a flat tyre

Learn how to change a flat tyre with this easy-to-understand video.

How to pack your suitcase

How to pack your suitcase

How to pack your suitcase

Watch this video on how to pack your suitcase properly.

How to do your own handyman jobs

How to do your own handyman jobs

How to do your own handyman jobs

Change a downlight blub, sink washer and a toilet valve with these DIY tradie videos.

Top five travel mistakes

Top five travel mistakes

Top five travel mistakes

Flying to the wrong place, having your luggage confiscated and ending up in quarantine...

10 rules for safe online dating

10 rules for safe online dating

10 rules for safe online dating

Make sure you have the best possible experience by keeping these rules in mind.

No fuss weight loss

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No fuss weight loss

Use these easy exercises to have fun while you gently shed some kilos and improve ...

How to clean your computer

How to clean your computer

How to clean your computer

Learn how to clean your computer safely in five easy steps.

Spring clean your laptop

Spring clean your laptop

Spring clean your laptop

The change in season is a perfect time to give your laptop a clean.

10 ways to get a better night’s sleep

10 ways to get a better night’s sleep

10 ways to get a better night’s sleep

Discover ten ways to get a better night’s sleep and reclaim your waking hours.

Facebook lists

Facebook lists

Facebook lists

A new feature added earlier this week, Facebook has responded to the Google+ threat ...

Facebook Groups

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Facebook Groups

Facebook Groups are designed to be used as a meeting ...

Beginner's Guide to Facebook

Beginner's Guide to Facebook

Beginner's Guide to Facebook

There are many facets to Facebook which are fun, social and actually somewhat addictive. ...

How to increase your wifi signal with tinfoil

How to increase your wifi signal with tinfoil

How to increase your wifi signal with tinfoil

Watch this video and learn how to double your wifi range for less than $1 ...

Hotmail switches to Outlook

Hotmail switches to Outlook

Hotmail switches to Outlook

Drew explains what this means and shares some handy shortcuts.

How to declutter your home

How to declutter your home

How to declutter your home

Are there papers all over your kitchen table? Is the washing piling up?

Cash in the attic

Cash in the attic

Cash in the attic

Vintage is the watchword when it comes to buying and selling online at the moment. ...

How to make perfect rice

How to make perfect rice

How to make perfect rice

A foolproof method of making light, fluffy rice by simply walking away – no standing ...

How to make a perfect poached egg

How to make a perfect poached egg

How to make a perfect poached egg

This how-to video shows you a foolproof method

How to change a tyre

How to change a tyre

How to change a tyre

Avoid getting stuck with a flat by watching this helpful how-to video.

Increase text size

Increase text size

Increase text size

Drew explains how to increase the text size on any website.

How to seal a packet of chips without a peg

How to seal a packet of chips without a peg

How to seal a packet of chips without a peg

Your chips or biscuits will never go stale again with this handy trick.

How to stop telemarketers

How to stop telemarketers

How to stop telemarketers

Rachel explains how to stop telemarketers from contacting you.

Stop your iPhone tracking you

Stop your iPhone tracking you

Stop your iPhone tracking you

Drew explains how to find the hidden button and stop Apple from tracking your every ...

Staying relevant

Staying relevant

Staying relevant

Susan Moir explains how you can painlessly conquer new technology.

Help fix my Facebook woes

Help fix my Facebook woes

Help fix my Facebook woes

Christine has followed Drew’s defragging advice, but Facebook is playing up on her Mac. Can ...

Speed up your computer

Speed up your computer

Speed up your computer

Have you noticed your computer slowing down over the past year? Drew explains how a ...

Changing capital letters to lower case

Changing capital letters to lower case in Microsoft Word and Open Office, how to, tutorial, technology, australia

Changing capital letters to lower case

Drew shows us how to change full sentences from upper to lower case in the ...

How to bookmark a webpage

How to bookmark a webpage

How to bookmark a webpage

Drew explains how bookmarks can increase your productivity and how to create them

Morning stretch routine

Morning stretch routine

Morning stretch routine

YourLifeChoices subscriber Joyce has shared with us the video she uses for her morning stretching ...

Social solutions for singles

Social solutions for singles

Social solutions for singles

Whether you find yourself suddenly single or have been enjoying your own company for ...

Making the most of your google searches

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Making the most of your google searches

Each year more words get added to the dictionary, but when it comes to terms which are truly synonymous with the 21st century, then ‘Google it’ is surely at the top of the figurative search results. Whenever we are out of answers, we turn to ...

How to break unhealthy food associations

How to break unhealthy food associations

How to break unhealthy food associations

Many of us get into the habit of enjoying unhealthy food and drink while ...

Household hints

Household hints

Household hints

Want to remove an oil stain, get a showroom finish on your car, stop ...

How to take a good photograph

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How to take a good photograph

With modern automatic cameras the only real challenge left in photography is composition. Read ...

Beginner’s Guide to Google+

Beginner’s Guide to Google+

Beginner’s Guide to Google+

If you want to know what Google + is and how to use ...

Demystifying YouTube

Demystifying YouTube

Demystifying YouTube

YouTube is one of the biggest community websites on the internet today, and it ...

Comparing phone plans

Comparing phone plans

Comparing phone plans

Living solo can be more expensive than sharing living costs with a partner. Make ...

Future Fit – Design your own exercise regime

Future Fit – Design your own exercise regime

Future Fit – Design your own exercise regime

You’ve assessed your health with the aid of the PAR-Q and now you’re ready ...

Future fit – Getting started

Future fit – Getting started

Future fit – Getting started

You’ve finally got some time for yourself and you want to get fit. But ...

Assessing your current fitness

Assessing your current fitness

Assessing your current fitness

Before you can start exercising, you need to assess where you’re at.

Flattering faces

Flattering faces

Flattering faces

Over a lifetime your skin goes through a number of changes. The two most dramatic periods of change are puberty and menopause. During menopause many women find that their skin dries out, while others develop combination or acne-prone skin. This means the way we care for our skin and ...

Cold beer, warm nights

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Cold beer, warm nights

Using an impressive combination of skill and local ingenuity, this young man from Darwin ...

How do I apply for an Age Pension?

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How do I apply for an Age Pension?

Q. How do I apply for an Age Pension? I will reach Age Pension age early next year but don’t know how to start the process of retirement. I have never had any dealings with Centrelink and don’t know whether I need to contact them, ...

Creating a safe sender in Yahoo Mail

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Creating a safe sender in Yahoo Mail

Recently, YOURLifeChoices received a question regarding our newsletter being sent to the Spam box for yahoo mail accounts. We have come up with a simple guide on how to fix this problem. Q. Hi, Can you explain why emails from you ...

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